Taxi Explosion In NYC Under Investigation

NEW YORK (CBS 2) — A taxi in a snowstorm is a hot commodity, but one cab got a bit too hot.

Firefighters responded to a taxi on fire in Manhattan Thursday in the midst of the storm at 70th Street and Second Avenue.

Suddenly, the cab exploded. Thankfully, no injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire and explosion were under investigation.

  • Fred

    This is very troubling indeed.

  • jerseyjoey

    Jihad, alla alla baba boey BABOOM

    • J

      A punk talking all that ying yang. If you don’t like AMERICA YOU CAN ALWAYS LEAVE.

      • bush

        isn’t that the standard anthem of the redneck?

        the only thing more dangerous than terrorism is blind patriotism.

  • nyc

    Considering there are sooo many muslim NY taxi drivers that there may be drivers that are religious fanatics with bad ideas ! Something to think about !

  • C.J.

    Looks like the bomb went off too early. I wonder where he was headed to.

  • Dumba Merican

    I hope it was not terrorist related. Is there anyway we can have the TSA take over security of our taxi industry? Maybe body scanners before people enter a taxi cab? We need something! We are scared! HELP!

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